Welcome to the HEdNI website.

This is your window to the wealth of information, fun, and support available from the network of home educating families in Northern Ireland.

HEdNI is an inclusive group, welcoming those of all backgrounds, religious beliefs, races and cultures. We do not promote any one method of home-educating; rather we support the right of all families to choose for themselves what suits them best.

Latest News

Spooky Science

Monster Manor in W5- ghosts in haunted house
Despite it being busy for the half term break w5 was a fantastic group outing for home educators in Northern Ireland.  We started off our visit by viewing the spooky Monster Manor.  Shortly after we made our way up to level 5, crossed the see-through  bridge and were split into two education classrooms according to age.  I attended the first group which was for under 7's. It was all about forces!  Things started off with a demonstration. A volunteer was called to help...

Halloween

Pumpkins in the field
A large group of us went pumpkin picking at Streamvale Farm on Wednesday. Availing of their exceptional group rate once again, we also bagged a free pumpkin and carving with admission.  After picking out pumpkins in wheelbarrows we went inside the farm shed were the kids scoped out and the staff studiously listened to how the children wanted them to look. It was a quick, well done process and best part of all no mess at home!  After the carving we left our pumpkins and went and...